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National Academy of Inventors Announce Thomas Thundat as Fellow: Media Release - Dec. 16, 2014

Winter Closure: University buildings will be closed from Dec. 25, 2014 to Jan. 1, 2015

Extreme Cryo Symposium 2015
Interested in cryopreservation (cells, tissues, organs), tissue engineering, and/or transplant and regeneration of bone and cartilage? Register and submit an abstract for Extreme Cryo 2015.

  1. photo via edmontonjournal.com

    Brendan Botcher balances studying for finals and competing in curling semifinals

    Brendan Botcher, fourth-year chemical engineering student, crammed for final exams and played in the curling Grand Slam this month.

  2. CCWJ made its mark on the welding community in 2014

    Professors in the Canadian Centre for Welding and Joining (CCWJ) have been recognized in 2014 for their contributions to welding research and teaching.

  3. Risk management program makes safety a priority for students

    Companies rely on engineers to protect workers, the public and the environment, and to prevent costly disruptions to operations and damage to facilities.

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